Search results for "Hideo Nakata"


Dark Water (2002) RT 77% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Jun 2005

Yoshimi Matsubara (Hitomi Kuroki), who, in the midst of an unpleasant divorce, moves to an eerie, run-down apartment building with her young daughter, Ikuko (Rio Kanno). The ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Hitomi Kuroki  •  Mirei Oguchi  •  Fumiyo Kohinata  •  Asami Mizukawa

Ring (1998)

A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Nanako Matsushima  •  Miki Nakatani  •  Hiroyuki Sanada  •  Yūko Takeuchi

Ring 2 (1999)

While investigating the horrifying death of her boyfriend, Mai Takano (Miki Nakatani) learns about a videotape haunted by the spirit of a disturbing girl named Sadako, which ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Horror
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Miki Nakatani  •  Hitomi Satô  •  Kyoko Fukada  •  Fumiyo Kohinata

The Ring Two (2005) RT 20% / Audience 33%

DVD release: Aug 2005

A female journalist (Naomi Watts) must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's (David Dorfman) soul.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Simon Baker  •  Elizabeth Perkins  •  David Dorfman

Sleeping Bride (2000)

Sleeping Bride is the story of a girl, Yumi, who since birth, has never been awake. A boy called Yuuichi finds the girl in the hospital while he is a patient there. A nurse ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Risa Goto  •  Hiroki Kohara  •  Takaaki Enoki  •  Yûko Natori

Chatroom (2010) RT 9% / Audience 34%

DVD release: Jun 2011

When strangers Jim, Eva, Emily and Mo meet William online in his new 'Chelsea Teens!' chatroom, they're completely seduced by his fast-talking, charismatic character. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Aaron Taylor-Johnson  •  Imogen Poots  •  Matthew Beard  •  Hannah Murray

The Complex (2013) RT Audience 35%

Nursing student Asuka (Atsuko Maeda) has just moved into an apartment complex with her parents and younger brother. On the first night in her new room, she is awoken by a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Atsuko Maeda  •  Hiroki Narimiya  •  Masanobu Katsumura  •  Naomi Nishida

Words with Gods (2014) RT Audience 100%

The first of four installments in the groundbreaking Heartbeat of the World anthology film series. Comprised of several short films by some of the world's most exciting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Bahman Ghobadi  •  Álex de la Iglesia  •  Emir Kusturica  •  Amos Gitai  •  Warwick Thornton  •  Hideo Nakata  •  Guillermo Arriaga  •  Mira Nair  •  Hector Babenco
CAST:  Miranda Tapsell  •  Chico Diaz  •  Tanuja  •  Masatoshi Nagase

Sadistic and Masochistic (2000)

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GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
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The Incite Mill (2010)

Ten people gather together at a complex named “Ankikan” after hearing of a short term job paying 112,000 Yen ($1,236 USD) per hour. The ten people are informed that they will ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Tatsuya Fujiwara  •  Haruka Ayase  •  Satomi Ishihara  •  Tsuyoshi Abe




Don't Look Up (1996) RT Audience 5%

DVD release: Jul 2010

On the set of a dark war time drama at an old movie studio, a young director, Toshio Murai (Yanagi), is trying to complete his debut film. The two starring actresses, Hitomi ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Yûrei Yanagi  •  Yasuyo Shirashima  •  Kei Ishibashi  •  Ren Osugi

Kaidan (2007) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Jun 2009

Japan, 250 years ago. Soetsu is a moneylender who is killed by the cruel samurai Shinzaemon. His body is dumped in the Kasenega-Fuchi river. According to legend, all who drown ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Kumiko Aso  •  Takaaki Enoki  •  Reona Hirota  •  Hitomi Kuroki

L: Change the World (2008) RT Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2009

"The human whose name is written in the Death Note shall die." After making the hardest decision ever, another serious case confronts L. There are only 23 days left and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Fantasy • Mystery • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Shunji Fujimura  •  Mayuko Fukuda  •  Sei Hiraizumi  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama

Curse, Death & Spirit (1992) RT Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2006

This is a series of three short supernatural-themed movies. The first tells the story of a teen girl who dreams of haunted doll. In the second movie, a widowed mother brings ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Kyôko Enami  •  Michiko Hada  •  Maiko Kawakami  •  Yumi Nakamura

Chaos (2000) RT 85% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Dec 2003

A man gets involved in a kidnapping scheme with the wife of a wealthy businessman. She lets herself be tied up and confined in his house while he sends the ransom demand. When ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Jun Kunimura  •  Ken Mitsuishi  •  Masato Hagiwara  •  Miki Nakatani

Monsterz (2014) RT Audience 8%

A somber paranormal thriller that offers an original, exciting variation of the tale of two men with supernatural abilities, locked in a duel to the death. A battle between a ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hideo Nakata
CAST:  Tatsuya Fujiwara  •  Takayuki Yamada  •  Satomi Ishihara  •  Tomorowo Taguchi